Press Releases

  • Marriott International's Industry-Leading Global Creative and Content Marketing Studio Forges Ahead with New Development and Production Deals, Distribution Announcements

    October 31 2014 12:41 PM ET

    BETHESDA, Md., Oct. 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Continuing the aggressive development and deployment of Marriott International, Inc.'s recently announced Marriott Global Content Studio (MCS), the company has announced several new production and development deals feeding its global content pipeline.

  • Australia Tyre Market Forecast and Opportunities, 2019

    October 31 2014 12:37 PM ET

    DUBLIN, Oct. 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Australia Tyre Market Forecast and Opportunities, 2019" report to their offering.

  • Aaron Phua Moves To McCann Worldgroup As ECD On Coca-Cola Based In Shanghai

    October 31 2014 12:36 PM ET

    SHANGHAI, Oct. 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- McCann Worldgroup announces the appointment of Aaron Phua as Asia Pacific executive creative director for Coca-Cola, a newly created position following Coca-Cola's recent appointment of McCann Worldgroup as their Agency of Record for China.

    Phua will be based out of McCann Shanghai and will partner with Cia Hatzi, MWG's regional business director, to elevate the standard of creatively innovative solutions for Coca-Cola.

  • Western Growers Foundation Announces $150,000 California Garden Grant Recipients

    October 31 2014 12:35 PM ET

    IRVINE, Calif., Oct. 31, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Western Growers Foundation, along with its proud partner, the California Department of Education, announced that 100 California K-12 schools will receive $150,000 in grant money to create and sustain their own edible gardens.  Each school received $1,500 plus seeds and other materials. The grants were made possible through a USDA Specialty Crop Block Grant, administered through California Department of Food and Agriculture.

  • Gummy Smile Dentist, Dr. Alex Farnoosh, is Now Offering Permanent Gum Whitening Procedures

    October 31 2014 12:32 PM ET

    LOS ANGELES, Oct. 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Renowned gummy smile surgeon, Dr. Alex Farnoosh is now offering permanent gum whitening procedures. Gums can be dark due to natural factors, or they may become discolored over time as a result of certain types of dental restorations, medications, health problems, or lifestyle factors. While gums are rarely considered as a part of a healthy smile, they frame the teeth.

  • PA Gaming Control Board Participating in Mid-State Problem Gambling and the Law Seminar

    October 31 2014 12:30 PM ET

    HARRISBURG, Pa., Oct. 31, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Gaming Control Board Commissioner Annmarie Kaiser, along with Executive Director Kevin O'Toole and Chief Enforcement Counsel Cyrus Pitre will be speakers at the "Problem Gambling and the Law" seminar this month.

  • Enter to Win a Skate at The Joe, Courtesy of Flagstar Bank

    October 31 2014 12:30 PM ET

    TROY, Mich., Oct. 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Did you ever want to experience the thrill of charging across the ice at Joe Louis Arena - the same ice where Detroit Red Wings' greats brought championships to Hockeytown?

    Flagstar Bank, the largest bank headquartered in Michigan, is holding a sweepstakes for tickets to skate at Joe Louis Arena on Nov. 21.1 Twenty-five lucky winners will receive four tickets each to skate at the Joe and enjoy refreshments in the Olympia Room, all courtesy of Flagstar Bank.

  • New Orleans Law Firm Named Company of the Year by Houston Association of Professional Landmen

    October 31 2014 12:30 PM ET

    NEW ORLEANS, Oct. 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- On October 23, 2014, the law firm of Slattery, Marino & Roberts was named Company of the Year (2014) by the Houston Association of Professional Landsmen (HAPL).

    This award is presented annually by the Houston Association of Professional Landmen to an outstanding company within the oil and gas industry for its contributions in support of the land profession and civic and charitable contributions to its local community.  It is a rare honor for HAPL to name a New Orleans law firm as Company of the Year.

  • Let's Treat Poor Children As If Every Day Were Halloween

    October 31 2014 12:30 PM ET

    NEW HAVEN, Conn., Oct. 31, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following column by National Diaper Bank Network Executive Director Joanne Goldblum appeared earlier this month as part of her blog on The Huffington Post.

  • Saudi Arabia Sanitary Ware Market Forecast and Opportunities, 2019

    October 31 2014 12:30 PM ET

    DUBLIN, Oct. 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Saudi Arabia Sanitary Ware Market Forecast and Opportunities, 2019" report to their offering.

  • AFGE Marks One-Year Anniversary of LAX Shooting with Renewed Call for Enhanced Safety Procedures

    October 31 2014 12:28 PM ET

    WASHINGTON, Oct. 31, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The American Federation of Government Employees is marking the one-year anniversary of the deadly shooting at Los Angeles International Airport with a renewed call for enhanced safety procedures to protect federal employees and the flying public.

    One year ago on Nov. 1, a gunman opened fire inside a terminal at LAX, fatally shooting Transportation Security Officer Gerardo Hernandez and injuring two other TSOs and a civilian teacher.

  • Media Advisory / Coverage Request: Saturday, November 1: 11am-4pm, Discovery Day at AT&T Park

    October 31 2014 12:26 PM ET

    SAN FRANCISCO, Oct. 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- 


    4th Annual Bay Area Science Festival — Science Discovery Day at AT&T Park

    This fourth annual event, founded and led by UC San Francisco (UCSF) alongside a core group of other institutions, provides a wide range of science & technology activities for the young and old alike. 


    Saturday November 1, 11am–4pm* Rain or Shine!

    11am – 4pm: public events

  • Pleasant Kids, Inc. Announces its Website Geographical Locator and Provides Corporate Update

    October 31 2014 12:19 PM ET

    FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla., Oct. 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Pleasant Kids, Inc. (OTCPK: PLKD) America's premier supplier of naturally balanced alkaline water and all natural apple juice for children, announces that today it has signed a locator Service agreement with MetaLocator LLC, a leading provider of location search technology deployed to help consumers find the nearest, most convenient locations for the products they seek.

  • David Yurman Announces Opening of St. Louis Boutique

    October 31 2014 12:14 PM ET

    NEW YORK, Oct. 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- David Yurman, America's premier fine jewelry and timepiece designer, is pleased to announce the opening of its boutique in St. Louis, Missouri, on October 31, 2014. 

    Created by the brand's in-house design team, the 1,520 square-foot store features classically modern architecture. Every element of the interior thoughtfully reflects the brand's luxurious yet relaxed aesthetic.

  • Tennessee Pastor Says 'Some Churches Are Just Too Boring,' This Is Why People Are Not Attending!

    October 31 2014 12:11 PM ET

    MEMPHIS, Tenn., Oct. 31, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- When Pastor DJ Roker arrived in Memphis, starting a life-giving church was the farthest thing from his mind. The media and marketing consultant, turned life-coach and spiritual teacher, said he became discouraged by what he was seeing among some of the ministries he had supported.

  • Mercantil Commercebank Purchases 220 Alhambra Building In Coral Gables

    October 31 2014 12:07 PM ET

    CORAL GABLES, Fla., Oct. 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Mercantil Commercebank, one of the largest banks headquartered in Florida, today announced that its wholly-owned subsidiary, 220 Alhambra Properties LLC, purchased the 220 Alhambra building, which the bank has occupied as its headquarters for almost 17 years.

  • M&M's® Crispy Offered To Trick-Or-Treaters … If They Find The Right House

    October 31 2014 12:01 PM ET

    HACKETTSTOWN, N.J., Oct. 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- New M&M'S® Crispy Milk Chocolate Candies will be available for trick-or-treaters this Halloween – but only at one house in the entire country.

  • Broad Institute And University Of California Team Awarded NCI Cancer Genomics Cloud Pilot Contract

    October 31 2014 12:00 PM ET

    CAMBRIDGE, Mass., Oct. 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- A team from the Broad Institute, the University of California, Berkeley, and the University of California, Santa Cruz, was awarded one of three National Cancer Institute (NCI) Cancer Genomics Cloud Pilot contracts with the goal of building a system that will enable large-scale analysis of The Cancer Genome Atlas (TCGA) and other datasets by co-locating the data and the required computing resources in one cloud environment.

  • Diebold CFO To Attend Northcoast Research Conference In New York

    October 31 2014 12:00 PM ET

    NORTH CANTON, Ohio, Oct. 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Diebold, Incorporated (NYSE: DBD), a global leader in providing innovative self-service technology, security systems and related services, announced today that it will participate in the Northcoast Research Conference on Wednesday, November 5 at the Grand Hyatt Hotel in New York City.

    During the conference, Christopher A. Chapman, Diebold senior vice president and chief financial officer, will be available to meet with institutional investors. 

  • Sanctions and Oil - Temporary Winners of a Conflict

    October 31 2014 12:00 PM ET

    BUDAPEST, Hungary, October 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --

    While the financial situation of Russian companies is worsening, Russia's retaliatory sanctions have also impacted on the European economy, says Innovative Securities. The portfolio manager believes that the country is on the road to recession, and that the Eurozone risks falling back as well.